Faith United Methodist Church
Winfield Chapel, founded at League City by Alex Winfield, Sr., received a donation of land about 1907 and built its first sanctuary on the site. A 1932 storm destroyed that building, and a new one was completed about 10 years later. Circuit riders held worship services for the small congregation.
In December 1966, the district superintendent
Erected 2002 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 12744.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Churches & Religion. A significant historical month for this entry is June 1967.
Location. 29° 28.475′ N, 95° 4.018′ W. Marker is in Dickinson, Texas, in Galveston County. Marker is at the intersection of Avenue G and 22nd Street when traveling north on Avenue G. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dickinson TX 77539, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Holy Trinity Episcopal Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 2 miles away); The Dickinson Station of the Galveston, Houston, & Henderson Railroad Co. (approx. 2.1 miles away); League Park (approx. 2.9 miles away); a different marker also named League Park (approx. 2.9 miles away); Mainland Mission Churches (approx. 2.9 miles away); St. Mary Mission Church (approx. 2.9 miles away); Cypress Timbers (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dickinson.
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